Tag Archives: Georgia Bureau of Investigation

TIMELINE: The Case of Deanna Shirey – A Thomasville Woman Missing for More than a Week Now *UPDATED 7/13/18*

Deanna Shirey, a 70 year old resident of Thomasville was reported missing by her family on Monday, July 2 after they weren’t able to get in touch with her that day.  Since then, a lot has happened.  A family was held hostage in Ochlocknee.  A multi-agency manhunt paralyzed a community for several days.  A suspect was arrested and… Read More »

Decatur County Man Arrested for Monday Murder

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation issued the following press release concerning a Monday afternoon shooting in Decatur County: PRESS RELEASE On Monday, November 20, about 6:19 pm, The GBI Thomasville Field Office was requested to assist the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office regarding a murder investigation at 1119 Old Pelham Road in Bainbridge, Ga. Decatur County Deputies received a 911 call about 5:32… Read More »

BREAKING: BPS and GBI Investigating Death in Bainbridge

4:30 pm update: ANNOUNCEMENT:  Reward offered for information that leads to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the death of Hubert Moore.  Bainbridge Public Safety, Decatur County Citizens Against Crime, and the Post-Searchlight are partnering together to offer a $7500 reward.  Anyone with information is urged to call BPS at 229-248-2000 2:00 p.m. Update: Bainbridge Public Safety has… Read More »

NEWS: Potter Street Community Center Named After Councilman Sweet, Bdge State College Suspects Id’d, and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Wednesday, February 22, 2017: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – According to Bainbridge State College Police, the suspects in the pictures have been identified BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Thirty-year Bainbridge City Councilman and community leader Joe L. Sweet Jr. was honored posthumously Tuesday when the Potter Street Community Center was renamed after… Read More »

NEWS: Bainbridge State and ABAC Merging?, Moultrie Police Officer Arrested, Cairo Murder and More

Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Monday, January 9, 2016: BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Friday, January 6, 2016 BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – In a press release Friday, the Chancellor of the Board of Regents for the State of Georgia announced the recommendation to consolidate Bainbridge State College and Abraham Baldwin… Read More »